J. Andy Crandall

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Location: Midpines, CA
Country: US

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J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Bocote Wood - the 'eyes' have it.":
"I have an acquaintance who wanted a special and unique dulcimer.  He also indicated that cost was not to be a factor, but I didn't really push this too..."
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • 3 weeks ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Latest build: Electric dulcimer with hum bucker pickup:
"Cleverly designed and nicely executed. You may have awakened a sleeping (hopefully) beauty that lives in my shop."
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fretboard widths and wood chocies":
"I play mostly 4 equal-distance strings on a 1 3/8" fretboard with larger than average hands - no problem.  Three strings just allows for more space.  So..."
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • 4 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Come Thou Long Expected Jesus-Mountain Dulcimer:
"Clarification for Strumelia Harp notes are a 4-eds technique.  Nothing new to the world, just to me. Stephen Siefert explained them in a video a couple of..."
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • one month ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Come Thou Long Expected Jesus-Mountain Dulcimer:
"A couple of months ago, I saw a Stephen Seifert vlideo in which he was showing David  Schnaufer's 4-string dulcimer and mentioned 'harp notes'- only..."
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • one month ago • comments: 4
J. Andy Crandall
@j-andy-crandall • 2 months ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on To vault or not to vault.:
"I've tried both hollowed-out (long channel) and scalloped or arched.  And when I build the arched fingerboard, it has the channel as well so the fingerboard..."

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Florida Bald Cypress


A continuation of an earlier discussion about effect of wood type on...
@J. Andy Crandall 8 years ago - Comments: 13
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Effect of wood type on sound


I have observed, at least from my limited experience, that lighter is...
@J. Andy Crandall 8 years ago - Comments: 14

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The 9 Days of Christmas (12 is too many)
Arkansas Traveller

Arkansas Traveller


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I Am Resolved

I Am Resolved


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9 months ago - Comments: 5
ALL CREATURES

ALL CREATURES


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9 months ago - Comments: 4
COLEMAN MARCH #19

COLEMAN MARCH #19


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6 years ago - Comments: 13

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Bocote Wood - the 'eyes' have it.

Posted: Tuesday January 11 2022, 3:20 PM
By: @Susie

Comments

Jeannie in Paradise
07/18/10 12:32:42AM @jeannie-in-paradise:
Hi Andy, and welcome! Please consider joining the California Dulcimer Dreamin' group! We could use more members and more posts!Cheers,Jeannie
Rod Westerfield
06/23/10 11:04:21PM @rod-westerfield:
welcome Andy glad ya joined the FOTMD family Smile.gif
Bill Lewis
06/23/10 04:52:39PM @bill-lewis:
Welcome to FOTMD Andy. Grin.gif
Strumelia
06/23/10 01:00:13PM @strumelia:
Hi Andy, I'm glad you could join us here on FOTMD.